Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

MTV show not coming to N.M.(Youth Express)

Byline: Leanne Potts Journal Staff Writer

Bad news for "Jackass" fans. The hit MTV series that features a bunch of twentysomething guys doing gross-out stunts on camera won't be shooting in New Mexico.

The "Jackass"-is-coming buzz began after an article in this month's Rolling Stone magazine reported bad boy-du-jour Johnny Knoxville and his crew were traveling to New Mexico to shoot stunts for the series' second season, which begins Feb. 18. (The show airs locally at 10 p.m. Sundays.)

But MTV spokeswoman Vanessa Reyes said Knoxville and crew have changed their plans since the magazine interview.

"They're going to Florida instead," she said from the network's Los Angeles headquarters. …

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